Contemporary
epub |eng | | Author:Elmore Leonard

8 ARLEY STAMPER’S PLACE WAS RAIDED the evening of June 18, 1931. Arley said later it was right at dusk. He saw the cars coming up his road and the ...
( Category: Contemporary January 20,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-06-15 | Author:Al Lacy [Lacy, Al]

CHAPTER TWELVE On Monday, April 4, Breanna Baylor was washing her medical instruments at the clinic when she heard the outer door open and close. Picking up a towel, she ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction January 20,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-05-04 | Author:Al Lacy [Lacy, Al]

The next day, Stranger walked about town alone, simply observing people. “Lord,” he said under his breath, “You know who the killer is. Help me nail him soon. Right now ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction January 20,2018 )
epub |eng | 2004-04-12 | Author:Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951

II Martin was enthusiastic during Better Babies Week. Leora and he weighed babies, examined them, made out diet charts, and in each child saw the baby they could never have. ...
( Category: Classics January 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:J.A. Jance [Jance, J.A.]

11 It was long after dark when Joanna finally rolled back into the yard at High Lonesome Ranch to the sound of raucous greetings from Sadie and Tigger. She was ...
( Category: Mystery January 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2005-02-15 | Author:Anthony Capella [Capella, Anthony]

‘Is Laura coming to the opening night?’ Bruno asked Tommaso. Tommaso screwed up his face. ‘To be honest, I hadn’t thought about it.’ ‘She should,’ Bruno said emphatically. “I’m planning ...
( Category: Contemporary January 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2008-08-25 | Author:Anthony Capella [Capella, Anthony]

When they have gone Pinker says,“I sense you are not sure.” “On the contrary, Father, my mind is quite made up. There is something deeply unpleasant about appealing so directly ...
( Category: Genre Fiction January 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2007-08-08 | Author:Lawrence Block [Block, Lawrence]

“The bullet that will kill me is not yet cast,” the man repeated, a touch of malice in his voice. I looked at the gun and tried to estimate my ...
( Category: Thrillers & Suspense January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2007-09-24 | Author:Lawrence Block [Block, Lawrence]

He was lying on his stomach, the side of his face pressed to the pillow. I rolled him over to get a look at his face and found I was ...
( Category: Mystery January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-16 | Author:Tim Wirkus

XVII I didn’t read The Infinite Future myself until several months later. It was a smoggy February day in Salt Lake during one of those freezing late-winter stretches where all ...
( Category: Humor & Satire January 18,2018 )
epub | | 2007-07-24 | Author:Silva, Daniel [Silva, Daniel]

Gabriel was not ready to relinquish the illusion of a waiting American airplane just yet, and so he summoned Sarah with two firm raps on the dining-room door and murmured ...
( Category: Thrillers & Suspense January 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Stevenson, Robert Louis

Durrisdeer, 1757. Honoured Madam, I trust I would not step out of my place without occasion; but I see how much evil has flowed in the past to all of ...
( Category: Classics January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 1976-01-02 | Author:Read, Miss [Read, Miss]

At seven o'clock the door was opened and a gratifyingly large crowd swarmed in. Capacious shopping bags of every shape and colour dangled from the women's arms. The first rush, ...
( Category: Contemporary January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-03-01 | Author:Ruth Ozeki

In the clarity of the day, as I bundled up Poo to take him next door, the anticipation of the night before turned leaden. Cass was no help. She had ...
( Category: Contemporary January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-10-20 | Author:Jeffery Deaver [Deaver, Jeffery]

6:03 P.M. They appeared suddenly, the dozen men. The slippery wind covered the noise of their approach and by the time the agent was aware of them they'd surrounded him ...
( Category: Mystery January 15,2018 )